Shelly Huckaby, MSN, APRN, FNP-C is a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She received her Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Texas Health Science Center Houston School of Nursing. Her professional experience as a nurse practitioner includes serving as a primary care provider in family practice. She also has experience working in community-based health systems, as well as in supervisory roles.
She is passionate about preventive health care and patient education. Her philosophy on health care is that patients and providers are partners in healthcare. She feels her role as a provider is to listen, guide, and support patients to make informed decisions in managing their health.
She prioritizes getting involved in leadership positions within the healthcare system with aims to improve patient outcomes and ultimately enhance the patient experience.
Whether in the role of a direct healthcare provider or healthcare administration, her ultimate motivation is to work towards the delivery of compassionate, competent patient care.